CHICAGO, Aug. 9, 2022 — Frank H. “Fritz” Langrock, a partner at Langrock Sperry & Wool LLP in Middlebury, Vermont, today became treasurer-elect of the American Bar Association at the conclusion of the 2022 ABA Annual Meeting.
Following his one-year term as treasurer-elect, Langrock will become ABA treasurer in August 2023, serving a three-year term as one of five officers on the ABA’s Board of Governors.
A lawyer for more than 30 years, Langrock’s practice focuses on litigation and mediation. He has a substantial history of service to the ABA for the past 15 years, serving as Vermont’s state delegate to the ABA House of Delegates from 2008-2016, including a term as chair of the House Technology and Communications Committee. He served on the ABA Board of Governors from 2017-2020 as the representative from District 1, comprising Vermont, Rhode Island, Maine, and New Hampshire. He also served on the Board Finance Committee for three years and chaired the Subcommittee on Investments for two years.
Langrock has also served on the Council for the ABA Solo, Small Firm and General Practice Division, and is currently chair of the ABA Standing Committee on the Delivery of Legal Services, which focuses on access to legal services for those of modest means. He is a life fellow of the American Bar Foundation, and the current Vermont Fellows chair.
Outside of the ABA, Langrock is a member of the Vermont Bar Foundation, currently serving as co-chair of its Access to Justice campaign.
Langrock received his J.D. from UCLA School of Law in 1988 and his B.A. from the University of Chicago in 1995.
The ABA is the largest voluntary association of lawyers in the world. As the national voice of the legal profession, the ABA works to improve the administration of justice, promotes programs that assist lawyers and judges in their work, accredits law schools, provides continuing legal education, and works to build public understanding around the world of the importance of the rule of law.